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"French Terracottas": The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, v. 49, no. 3 (Winter, 1991-1992)
THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART BULLETIN | VOLUME 49 | NUMBER 3

"French Terracottas"

Draper, James David
1991
56 pages
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James Draper

Virgin and Child, Pierre Biardeau  French, Terracotta, partially polychromed and gilt, Northwestern French
ca. 1640–50
The Flood, Michel Anguier  French, Terracotta, French, modeled Italy, Rome
1648–49
Venus Giving Arms to Aeneas, Jean Cornu  French, Terracotta and painted wood, French, Paris
1704
Bust of a Man, Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne the Younger  French, Bust: pale gray terracotta, covered with a buff colored wash; socle: breccia violetta marble, French, Paris
ca. 1745–50
Mercury, Jean-Baptiste Pigalle  French, Cast terracotta, painted, French
probably 19th century, after a model of ca. 1741
Flora, Louis Claude Vassé  French, Red terracotta, buff colored wash over grey paint, French, Paris
1764
Ceres, Augustin Pajou  French, Buff terracotta with reddish patination, French, Paris
ca. 1768–70
Louis XV (1710–1774), Jean-Baptiste Nini  Italian, Medallion: cast terracotta (terre de Chaumont); frame: gilt wood, French, Chaumont-sur-Loire
1770
Infant satyrs with grapes, Louis Félix de La Rue  French, Terracotta (lacquered brown); base: gilt bronze and grey marble, French, Paris
mid-18th century
Children and Satyr Children with a Pantheress and Her Cubs, Clodion (Claude Michel)  French, Terracotta, French, Paris
ca. 1781
Children and satyr children stealing the cubs of a pantheress (part of a group), Clodion (Claude Michel)  French, Stucco, French, Paris
ca. 1781
Children and Satyr Children Sporting with a Goat, Clodion (Claude Michel)  French, Terracotta, French, Paris
ca. 1781
Children and satyr children leading a goat to sacrifice (part of a group), Clodion (Claude Michel)  French, Stucco, French, Paris
ca. 1781
The Intoxication of Wine, Clodion (Claude Michel)  French, Terracotta, French, Paris
ca. 1780–90
Music, Clodion (Claude Michel)  French, Terracotta, French, Paris
ca. 1780–90
Architecture, Clodion (Claude Michel)  French, Terracotta, French, Paris
ca. 1780–90
Bust of a Girl Veiled and Crowned with Flowers, Pierre Julien  French, Terracotta2014, French
ca. 1779
Stealthy Cupid, Terracotta (pale yellow, unpatinated), French
French
ca. 1775
Summer, Terracotta, French
French
ca. 1775–85
Goat's Head, Terracotta, French
French
ca. 1760–80
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